Next to European Cup soccer (Amsterdam is the host city to the semi finals on Saturday), digital cinema is the hot topic du jour at exhib confab Cinema Expo 2000. European cinema operators have…
Tom Gilroy's "Spring Forward," starring Ned Beatty, Liev Schrieber, Ian Hart, Campbell Scott and Lili Taylor, nabbed the 2000 Writer/Director Award at the 5th annual Nantucket Film Festival, which…
Australian film sales agent Beyond and 20th Century Fox could be drawn into a legal scuffle over a pic made with kids band the Wiggles. Investors complain only 13% of their original investment in the…
Mark A. Curcio, co-chief exec officer for Artisan Entertainment, has stepped down from his post following a power struggle with newly named sole CEO Amir Malin.
Producing partners George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh are set to produce "The Jacket," a Mandalay film that was scripted and will be directed by Marc Rocco and distributed domestically by Paramount.
In the calm before "The Perfect Storm," Sony took in $5 million on Wednesday from its summer tentpole "The Patriot." Bow for the Mel Gibson starrer is far from revolutionary, but $5 million has to be…
Writing duo Lowell Ganz and Babaloo Mandel have signed on to pen the adaptation of the Japanese pic "After Life," a recent festival favorite, for Fox 2000.
Director Rolfe Kanefsky and producer Alain Siritzky have assembled the third in a teen-oriented series, "Pretty Cool." Pic, scripted by Kanefsky, centers on a high school senior able to read people's…
Richard Dreyfuss, star of the upcoming mobster comedy "The Crew," will be presented with the Hollywood lifetime achievement award of the fourth annual Hollywood Film Festival.
Sam Neill will star in Universal Pictures/Amblin Entertainment's "Jurassic Park 3," reprising his role as Dr. Alan Grant from the 1993 original, and Alessandro Nivola has entered into negotiations to…
Palm Pilot said Tuesday that, through a deal inked with AOL Moviefone, users of the handheld device will now be able to acquire movie tickets.